RAF-Held (95) and a former spy deputy (94) said he should sell home to pay for his care as he survived too long.

RAF-Held (95) and a former spy deputy (94) said he should sell home to pay for his care as he survived too long.

An RAF hero and his former espionage partner were asked to sell their house to pay for his medical care because "he has survived too long".

Bob Frost (95) and Mildred Schutz (94), who live in Sandwich, Kent, are appalled because only 300,000 pounds are left at home for his children.

    Bob Frost, recently released by Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother Hospital, Kent, was ordered to sell his home and pay his £ 5,000 a month care plan

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Bob Frost, recently released by Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother Hospital, Kent, was ordered to sell his home and pay his £ 5,000 a month care plan

Mr Frost, a back-shooter who escaped Nazi arrest in 1942, was sent to Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital in March. He had injured himself after falling.

The following night, he was transferred to an Ami Court nursing home in Dover and received an NHS-funded End of Life Care program, which costs up to £ 5,000 a month.

Now that he is well, the NHS has decided to withdraw funding for the care plan and forward his case to the Kent County Council Social Services. And he has to pay part of the cost.

Mr. Frost told Mail Online, "The NHS said I survived too long and they stopped funding me, and I do not have a massive retirement plan.

    Mr Frost was the back-shooter of a Wellington bomber shot down in September 1942

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Mr Frost was the back-shooter of a Wellington bomber shot down in September 1942

"I've been trying to buy a house all my life so I can pass something on to my kids, but now they're taking it away."

Mildred, who donated a wreath for the Special Forces Club at Remembrance Sunday at Westminster Abbey, insists "that he should be treated with dignity."

Her partner had managed to save at least £ 25,000, but was stolen by a family member who had access to his bank account.

Mr Frost, born in Camden, North London, was the back-shooter of a Wellington bomber shot down in September 1942.

His jet flew to the raid on the German city of Essen.

He met Ms. Schults 20 years ago by Special Forces circles.

Sun Online contacted the NHS for a comment.


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